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Understanding Myself

A Kid's Guide to Intense Emotions and Strong Feelings

Mary C. Lamia


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Gold Medal Winner, Family Choice Awards

Can you feel sad and happy at the same time?
Does anger really make you hot?
Are you likely to be envious?
Why is stuff so embarrassing?

Chock-full of cool psychology and info on emotions, real-life stories from kids, interesting facts, and feeling quizzes, Understanding Myself will help you notice just what all your emotions and feelings are telling you about yourself, your friends, and your family.

So go ahead, take a peek inside Soon you'll be an expert...on you.

Strong feelings and intense emotions are part of every pre-teens life. Understanding Myself is written especially for kids with intense emotions. This informative and practical guide will help kids know what do when their emotions get to be too much

Magination Press, 9781433808890, 111pp.

Publication Date: November 15, 2010

About the Author

Mary Lamia, PhD, is a psychologist and psychoanalyst who practices in Kentfield, California. She is also a professor at the Wright Institute in Berkeley, California. Extending psychological knowledge to the public has been her endeavor for 30 years. For nearly a decade she hosted a weekly call-in talk show, "KidTalk With Dr. Mary," on Radio Disney stations, and her opinion has been sought in hundreds of television, radio, and print media interviews and discussions. She is the author of Understanding Myself and Emotions!: Making Sense of Your Feelings. Visit her at and follow her on Twitter: @DrLamia.